The English Patient
Michael Ondaatje’s brilliant historical fiction has been translated into 40 languages and turned into an Oscar-winning film. Discover more about the book that won the Golden Man Booker in 2018.
Michael Ondaatje is the author of seven novels, a memoir, a nonfiction book on film and several books of poetry.
The English Patient won the Booker Prize in 1992 and the Golden Booker in 2018; Anil’s Ghost won the Irish Times International Fiction Prize, the Giller Prize, and the Prix Médicis. Born in Sri Lanka, Michael Ondaatje now lives in Toronto.